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Lehrer, Thomas Andrew

Born: 1928 AD
Currently alive, at 87 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Mathematicians, Pianists, Satirists, Singer

1928 – Lehrer was born in New York City on April 9, 1928.

1947 – Graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics at Harvard university.

1948 – Received his Master’s degree at Harvard university and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa.

1954 – Received the Edgar Allan Poe Award Raven Award.

1955-1957 – Joined the Army and was assigned at the National Security Agency.

1960 – Returned to full-time studies at Harvard University.

1964 – Contributed songs to the classic TV show "That Was the Week That Was".

1971 – Wrote ten songs and served as an occasional performer at the "The Electric Company".

1972 – Joined the faculty of the University of California and taught a class in musical theater.